9780321093264

Allyn & Bacon Guide to Writing, The: Concise Edition

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321093264

  • ISBN10:

    0321093267

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2003
  • Publisher: Longman
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Table of Contents

I. A RHETORIC FOR COLLEGE WRITERS.

1. Posing Problems: The Demands of College Writing.

2. Pursuing Problems: Exploratory Writing and Talking.

3. Thinking Rhetorically About Question, Thesis, and Support.

4. Thinking Rhetorically About Purpose, Audience, and Genre.

II. WRITING PROJECTS.

WRITING TO LEARN.

5. Seeing Rhetorically: The Writer as Shaper/Observer.

6. Reading Rhetorically: The Writer as Strong Reader.

WRITING TO EXPLORE.

7. Writing an Exploratory Essay.

WRITING TO INFORM.

8. Writing an Informative (and Surprising) Essay.

WRITING TO PERSUADE.

9. Writing a Classical Argument.

10. Proposing a Solution.

III. A GUIDE TO COMPOSING AND REVISING.

11. Writing as a Problem-Solving Process.

12. Composing and Revising Closed-Form Prose.

IV. A RHETORICAL GUIDE TO RESEARCH.

13. The Rhetoric of Web Sites.

14. Citing and Documenting Sources.

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